Higher Classification: > Kingdom Plantae > Division Tracheophyta > Subdivision Spermatophytina > Class Magnoliopsida > Superorder Rosanae > Order Fabales > Family Fabaceae > Tribe Ingeae > Genus Albizia

Albizia lebbeck (L.) Benth.

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

AlbiziaDurazz.accepted genus name

Species group names

Acacia lebbeck (L.) Willd. synonym
Acacia macrophylla Bunge synonym
Acacia speciosa (Jacq.) Willd. synonym
Albizia latifolia B. Boivin synonym
Albizia lebbeck var. leucoxylon Hassk. synonym
Albizia lebbeck var. pubescens Haines synonym
Albizia lebbeck var. rostrata Haines synonym
Feuilleea lebbeck (L.) Kuntze synonym
Inga borbonica Hassk. synonym
Inga leucoxylon Hassk. synonym
Mimosa lebbeck L. synonym
Mimosa sirissa Roxb. synonym
Mimosa speciosa Jacq. synonym
Pithecellobium splitgerberianum Miq. synonym
Albizia lebbek auct. misapplied name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 English: Ebano-oriental; Rain Tree; Woman's Tongue; Woman's Tongue Tree sources: Burkart, A. - Flora Ilustrada Catarinense 299 Pp Leguminosas Mimosoideas 1979.;Parham, J. W. - Plants Of The Fiji Islands 1972.;Barneby, R. C. & Grimes, J. W. - Mem. N. Y. Bot. Gard. 74(1) Silk Tree, Guanacaste, Monkey's 1996.;Isely, D. - Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(1): 1-152 Legum. Of The U. S.: I 1973.
 French: Boir Noir; Bois Noir; Vieille Fille sources: Robertson, S. A. - Flowering Plants Of Seychelles. Kew 1989.;Barneby, R. C. & Grimes, J. W. - Mem. N. Y. Bot. Gard. 74(1) Silk Tree, Guanacaste, Monkey's 1996.;Howard, R. A. Et al. - Dicotyledoneae Part 1. Fl. Lesser Antilles Arnold Arboretum 1988.
 unknown: Bwar Nwar; Kona; Lebbeck; Siris-tree




ILDIS World Database of Legumes 2010. (copyright © ILDIS). Albizia lebbeck (L.) Benth.. Accessed through: Euro+Med PlantBase at http://ww2.bgbm.org/euroPlusMed/PTaxonDetail.asp?UUID=F237A40F-EC06-41DD-9617-DA691953C0E3




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